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Updated AFA response to the COVID-19 pandemic

Date: Mar 26, 2020

Updated information about the AFA's response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
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AFA response to the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic

Date: Mar 13, 2020

AFA recognizes the potential impact to Alberta’s artists and arts organizations and is ready to support and respond to affected grant recipients.
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Budget 2020

Date: Feb 28, 2020

On February 27, the Alberta government announced details of its 2020-21 budget.
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AFA Art on Display | Yorath House

Date: Dec 19, 2019

Nestled in Edmonton's river valley is a gem of modernist style -- Yorath House, which now playing host to several artworks from the AFA's collection!
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AFA to Welcome New Board Members

Date: Dec 6, 2019

On December 4, government announced it is appointing five new directors to the Alberta Foundation for the Arts (AFA) board to fill upcoming vacancies.
    Link to Work of the Week: Three Tolkien-Themed Artworks for Hobbit Day!

    Work of the Week: Three Tolkien-Themed Artworks for Hobbit Day!

    Date: Sep 20, 2019

    This week’s Work of the Week are three Tolkien-themed artworks from the AFA’s permanent collection!
      Link to Now On View | Two New Emerging Curator Exhibitions

      Now On View | Two New Emerging Curator Exhibitions

      Date: Sep 4, 2019

      "Absence Inhabited" and "Dear Alan", featuring artworks from the AFA's collection, are now on view on Google Arts and Culture.
      Link to Go Behind the Scenes with the AFA's Art Collections Manager!

      Go Behind the Scenes with the AFA's Art Collections Manager!

      Date: Aug 28, 2019

      What does it take to get an artwork in show-worthy shape? Find out!
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      Work of the Week: "Edge of Summer" by Thelma Manarey

      Date: Aug 23, 2019

      This week's Work of the Week is "Edge of Summer" by Thelma Manarey.
      Link to Explore the economics of Alberta art

      Explore the economics of Alberta art

      Date: Jul 25, 2019

      On April 25, 2019, Statistics Canada released Culture Satellite Account (CSA) updated economic data for the Canadian arts, culture & sport sectors.

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